9780321024350

Social Psychology

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321024350

  • ISBN10:

    0321024354

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/1/1998
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div
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Summary

This distinguished author team present a detailed, rigorous and scientific approach to social psychology in a way that engages and fascinates students and faculty alike. Striking a balance between the classic and most current research, the authors integrate cultural issues and perspectives and inspire the reader to actively participate in learning.

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents v(14)
Preface xix(11)
About the Authors xxx(3)
Special Tips for Students xxxiii
Chapter 1 Introduction to Social Psychology
2(28)
Chapter 2 Methodology: How Social Psychologists Do Research
30(34)
Chapter 3 Social Cognition: How We Think about the Social World
64(40)
Chapter 4 Social Perception: How We Come to Understand Other People
104(44)
Chapter 5 Self-Knowledge: How We Come to Understand Ourselves
148(40)
Chapter 6 Self-Justification and the Need to Maintain Self-Esteem
188(46)
Chapter 7 Attitudes and Attitude Change: Influencing Thoughts and Feelings
234(44)
Chapter 8 Conformity: Influencing Behavior
278(48)
Chapter 9 Group Processes: Influence in Social Groups
326(44)
Chapter 10 Interpersonal Attraction: From First Impressions to Close Relationships
370(46)
Chapter 11 Prosocial Behavior: Why Do People Help?
416(38)
Chapter 12 Aggression: Why We Hurt Other People
454(40)
Chapter 13 Prejudice: Causes and Cures
494(52)
Social Psychology in Action 1 Social Psychology and Health
546(32)
Social Psychology in Action 2 Social Psychology and the Environment
578(24)
Social Psychology in Action 3 Social Psychology and the Law
602
Glossary G-1
References R-1
Credits C-1
Name Index I-1
Subject Index I-15

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